tule

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See also: Tule and tulę

English[edit]

A stand of tules.

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish tule, from Classical Nahuatl tōllin (bulrush, sedge).

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Noun[edit]

tule (plural tules)

  1. (US) Any of a number of large freshwater sedges of western North America formerly classified in the genus Scirpus, but now mostly as Schoenoplectus
    • 1964, John Hendrix, If I Can Do It Horseback: A Cow-Country Sketchbook, page 40:
      This consisted of a two-room house built of chittim poles, with no floor, a thatched roof of tules, and a windbreak of buffalo and cowhides to the north of it.
  2. A type of chinook salmon which spawns in the Columbia River basin

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Noun[edit]

tule

  1. genitive singular of tuli

Verb[edit]

tule

  1. Second-person singular imperative form of tulema.
    Tule!
    Come!
  2. Present connegative form of tulema.
    Ma/sa/ta/me/te/nad ei tule.
    I/you/he/she/it/we/you/they don't come.
  3. Second-person singular imperative connegative form of tulema.
    Ära tule!
    Don't come!

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tule

  1. Indicative present connegative form of tulla.
    En/et/ei/emme/ette/eivät tule.
    I/you/he/she/it/we/you/they don't come.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of tulla.
    Tule!
    Come!
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of tulla.
    Älä tule!
    Don't come!

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tule

  1. vocative singular of tulā (balance)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl tōllin (bulrush, sedge).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtule/, [ˈt̪ule]

Noun[edit]

tule m (plural tules)

  1. tule (freshwater sedge)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: tule

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